Super Eagles forward Henry Onyekuru ‘feels blessed’ winning the Turkish Super Lig title with Galatasaray after bagging the winner in his side’s 2-1 win over Istanbul Basaksehir at Turk Telekom Arena reports Completesports.com.
The Nigerian international scored the winner in the 64th minute as Galatasaray came from a goal down to beat their Istanbul Basaksehir 2-1
Rijad Bajic’s effort in the 17th minute gave Istanbul Basaksehir the lead but Sofiane Feghouli restored parity two minutes into the second half before Onyekuru struck the winner with a header. The goal was
Onyekuru’s 14th of the season in 30 league games.
After helping Galatasaray secure their 22nd league title, Onyekuru expressed his delight via his Twitter handle.
“🏆Champions🏆We fought back from 1-0 in a very tough game. I am so blessed to have a strong team of lions with me to battle back and God gracing me to score the winning goal in this amazing victory! I am nothing without God and I am nothing without all your support. Thank You❤️💛,” he tweeted via his handle at @henryconyekuru.
The champions, Galatasaray travel to Yeni Sivas 4 Eylul Stadium for their last league game of the season against Sivasspor.
Onyekuru on a season-long loan from Everton is Galatasaray’s top scorer this campaign and he one of the 10 Super Eagles forward invited for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations build up.
Source: Complete Sports